Transmission Services for 2022 Kia Sportage

What Does Your Kia Sportage Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. Such problems aren’t hard to spot. 2022 Kia Sportage transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, a feeling of shakiness, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you ignore Kia Sportage transmission issues your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or find that you can't drive your Sportage at all.

Kia Transmission Recommendations for 2022 Sportages

According to Kia, your Sportage’s transmission should be checked regularly for wear and tear. Specifically, Kia recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2022 Kia Sportages at certain intervals with Kia-approved transmission fluid. Our technicians know how to service your 2022 Sportage up to Kia-recommended standards. If you think there’s something wrong with your Sportage’s transmission, schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Kia Sportage Transmission Service Pricing

We do our best to keep Kia Sportage transmission repairs and services affordable. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and we’ll give your car a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Sportage's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a transmission fluid exchange or repair, you can rely on our Triple Promise to deliver a car that’s Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2022 Kia Sportage Questions & Answers

  • What happens when you "ride" your Kia's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • How much can my Kia tow?   Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small it is. The added load can mess with your transmission system if it exceeds your Sportage’s towing capacity. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Sportage's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Caring for your Kia Sportage’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. A general rule of thumb is to have your transmission fluid checked and changed about every 30,000 to 60,000 miles, but that timeline can change if you're hard on your Kia. Luckily, leaks and low fluid levels are easy to spot and inexpensive to fix.

Brake for Kia Sportage Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2022 Sportage, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.